Scottish mums-to-be are being denied a new £80 test for a potentially lethal condition threatening both them and their unborn babies.
Please, do the right thing and pay up before we die: Abuse victims’ plea to Catholic De La Salle order over compensation
A wealthy Catholic order is being urged to settle damages claims brought by victims of abuse at five of its children’s homes in Scotland before they die.
A human trafficking victim tricked into moving to Scotland before being sold as a bride has spoken of her ordeal for the first time.
Sorry, I’m out: World-leading mesh doctor calls off trip saying Scots surgeons don’t want to learn and officials don’t want to know
A world-renowned mesh removal surgeon has withdrawn his offer to come to Scotland after accusing health officials of needless delay and disrespect.
Mother of two young children fears being sent to prison as abusive former partner accuses her of denying access to their son
A battered mum is facing jail as her violent former partner fights for access to their son.
Hounded from behind bars: Campaigners warn victims of domestic violence are still being abused by jailed exes
Victims of domestic abuse are being targeted by their attackers even after they’ve been convicted and jailed, campaigners warn.
Ministers warn increasing tensions in Northern Ireland after a no-deal Brexit will heighten risk of sectarian violence in Scotland after summer of trouble
Sectarian violence could surge in Scotland in the wake of a no-deal Brexit, ministers have warned.
More than 14,000 files lie in limbo in Crown Office in-trays as victims of crime reveal their despair at being forced to wait for answers in court
More than 14,000 files are sitting in prosecutors’ in-trays as Scotland’s justice system buckles under a massive backlog of unresolved criminal cases, we can reveal.
Kirk to sue treasure hunter claiming he reneged on promise to share proceeds of £2 million Viking hoard found buried on church land
A metal detector enthusiast who unearthed Britain’s richest haul of Viking treasure is being sued by the Church of Scotland for a share of the spoils.
“This surgery did not just change my life, it saved my life”: Mesh victim hails kindness of surgeon and supporters after trip to US is arranged days before she lost an organ
Claire Daisley could suffer no longer.
World-leading mesh surgeon reveals months of talks have failed to fix his trip to Scotland despite minister’s pledge
The world-leading surgeon who operated on Claire Daisley has voiced frustration at delays in his proposed trip to Scotland to train surgeons and help other mesh-damaged women.